Dr. Nikhil Kansal, MD

Vascular Surgery •  Male • Age 49
  
Dr. Kansal
Accepting new patients

SMG Division of Vascular & Endovascular Surgery

736 Cambridge St Brighton, MA 02135

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(617) 779-6905

Dr. Nikhil Kansal, MD is a Vascular Surgery Specialist in Brighton, MA and has over 26 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Kansal has more experience with Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection and Peripheral Vascular Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of Miami / School of Medicine medical school in 1994. He is affiliated with medical facilities Nashoba Valley Medical Center and St. Elizabeth's Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Kansal to book an appointment.


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Dr. Kansal accepts the following insurance:

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
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Practice Areas

Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection

Aortic aneurym or dissection specialists diagnose and treat abnormal bulges or tears in the wall of the aorta, which are life-threatening and require immediate surgery.Compare with other Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection specialists.

Typically treats 62% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Aortic Aneurysm
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kansal treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Kansal treats this condition more than 87% of their peers

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kansal treats Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) more than 68% of their peers

Dr. Kansal treats this condition more than 68% of their peers

Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kansal performs Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open more than 31% of their peers

Dr. Kansal performs this procedure more than 31% of their peers

Peripheral Vascular Disorders

Peripheral vascular disorder specialists diagnose and treat narrowing or blockages in the blood vessels outside the heart, most commonly caused by atherosclerosis, a buildup of plague inside the blood vessel wall.Compare with other Peripheral Vascular Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 75% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kansal treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Kansal treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kansal treats Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities more than 80% of their peers

Dr. Kansal treats this condition more than 80% of their peers

Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kansal treats Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection more than 77% of their peers

Dr. Kansal treats this condition more than 77% of their peers

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Dr. Kansal's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Lung Surgery
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

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Biography

Dr. Nikhil Kansal, MD is a Vascular Surgery Specialist in Brighton, MA and has over 26 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Kansal has more experience with Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection and Peripheral Vascular Disorders than other specialis...

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Beth Israel Deaconess Med Center
Residency Hospital
Umdnj New Jersey Med School
Residency Hospital
1994
University of Miami / School of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

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Locations

SMG Division of Vascular & Endovascular Surgery

Cardinal Cushing Pavilion Floor 8736 Cambridge St Brighton, MA 02135
1

SMG Quincy Medical Center

Quincy Medical Center114 Whitwell St Quincy, MA 02169
2

Affiliated Hospitals

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Nashoba Valley Medical Center

Ayer, MA

60% Patient experience rating, 9% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

St. Elizabeth's Medical Center

Brighton, MA

64% Patient experience rating, 5% lower than the national average